There comes a point in every person's life where they must ask themselves a couple of extremely important and life changing questions. Firstly, wouldn't it be amazing if there were some way to control my Windows Media Centre using an application on my phone? Well question no more, mortal, for The Land Dolphin lurches forth ready to spew out said amazing application all over everyone's faces .
Category Archives: Development
I’ve been trying my absolute hardest to build up enough hubris to birth at least one extra update to this blog in between the bi-annual posts, but it’s been really difficult, but this is not the time for excuses; it’s … Continue reading
It seems as though time flows like a river; history repeats itself and another of the seemingly bi-annual posts on this blog will start with an apology about not writing blog posts. We’ve had quite a lot of questions about … Continue reading
Silverlight has some great UI virtualisation features. You can have thousands of items in an ItemsControl, and so long as you are using a VirtualizingStackPanel the UI will remain snappy and responsive. However, what if the thousands of items that … Continue reading
We’re a small team of professional developers by most people’s standards. By day, we all work on a product using some pretty cool, modern technology and by night, we’re transformed into intergalactic space cops or horse murderers (that’s a reference … Continue reading
During our time developing for Silverlight 3 and Windows Phone 7, we found a few holes in functionality and structure that we wanted to fill. Being WPF developers by day, the gulf in functionality between the runtimes provided some challenges … Continue reading